Mishmar HaEmek

163. Mishmar HaEmek — San Michele

type: m/v
Departed Formia, Italy 14 Apr 1948, arrived 24 Apr 1948

ex-San Michele, built 1947, 401 gross tons

782 passengers

379 men, 315 women, 99 children. Captured by the destroyer Chevron off Haifa.

Name: a kibbutz in northern Israel, scene of an operation designed to break the siege of Jerusalem. +

Photograph source: http://palyam.org

Name Mishmar HaEmek
Voyage Number
Flag Italy
Gross tons / Year Built 401/1947
Sailing Date 14 Apr 1948
Country of departure Italy
Arrival date in Palestine 24 Apr 1948
Result of voyage arrested
Number of immigrants on board 782
Organizer of voyage

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